Blues dent Highlanders' play-offs hopes

SUPER RUGBY WRAP: The Blues have opened the final weekend of the Super Rugby Pacific regular season with a 16-9 home win over the Highlanders that severely dented the visitors' playoff hopes and opened the door for three of their rivals. The Blues had to grind out a victory which ensured them third place in the standings and a home quarterfinal but fell short of the big win which would h